Tire du Cabinet de M. le Brun

Description
Etching by Louis Claude Le Grand in 1778, of the interioir of an alchemists workshop. The image is a copy from a series of paintings by Thomas Wyck. Wyck (1616-1677), painted two pieces both titled "The Alchemist" at Ham House.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1778
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
etching (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 47.2 cm x 35.7 cm; 18 9/16 in x 14 1/16 in
image: 24 cm x 19 cm; 9 7/16 in x 7 1/2 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0063
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-06262
collector/donor number
SAP 955
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Religion
Art
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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